LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tavis Smiley says PBS is renewing his late-night talk show for two years. That will keep the “Tavis Smiley” show airing through 2015 on public TV stations nationwide, Smiley said Wednesday. The program is in its 10th season. Smiley said he is proud of remaining competitive in the late-night talk show […]
Tavis Smiley has stood out in 20 years in broadcasting, and he has no intention of changing his style or substance.
Bill O’Reilly clashed with guests Cornel West and Tavis Smiley Tuesday over the Occupy Wall Street movement and poverty in America. Predictably, the “discussion” — seen on “The O’Reilly Factor” on Fox News Channel — devolved into an argument over nothing less than the American way of life. O’Reilly declared that the redistribution of wealth […]
By LYNN ELBER, AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES — Tavis Smiley had to look no further than his own circle of family and friends to see the painful effects of the ragged U.S. economy to know he needed to act. The radio and TV host is doing what he can for those close to him […]